Look at the average American diet: ice cream, butter, cheese, whole milk, all this fat. People don't realize how much of this stuff you get by the end of the day. High blood pressure is from all this high-fat eating.
You don't have to call it God or Jesus. That's religious humbug to a lot of people, but you've gotta believe that nature and spiritual things surround us. That is what put us here! I thank the universe for that every day of my life.
By exercise. I'll tell you one thing, you don't always have to be on the go. I sit around a lot, I read a lot, and I do watch television. But I also work out for two hours every day of my life, even when I'm on the road.
The idea really came to me the day I got my new false teeth.
Pick the day. Enjoy it - to the hilt. The day as it comes. People as they come... The past, I think, has helped me appreciate the present - and I don't want to spoil any of it by fretting about the future.
Every great architect is - necessarily - a great poet. He must be a great original interpreter of his time, his day, his age.
Nature is my manifestation of God. I go to nature every day for inspiration in the day's work. I follow in building the principles which nature has used in its domain.
I smoke ten to fifteen cigars a day. At my age I have to hold on to something.
Most people's historical perspective begins with the day of their birth.
The people of the world genuinely want peace. Some day the leaders of the world are going to have to give in and give, it to them.
I've had many a player tell me all through high school and right up until signing day that they were coming to Alabama, then they signed with somebody else.
Back 12 years ago, when Dr. Mathews was president here, we had a plan that when I got ready to quit, we'd bring a certain guy in and he'd take over that day and I'd leave. But as time wore on, I realized that wouldn't have been good at all.
The opportunity for doing mischief is found a hundred times a day, and of doing good once in a year.
Negroes - Sweet and docile, Meek, humble, and kind: Beware the day - They change their mind.
Sell a man a fish, he eats for a day, teach a man how to fish, you ruin a wonderful business opportunity.
If every day in the life of a school could be the last day but one, there would be little fault to find with it.
I detest life-insurance agents: they always argue that I shall some day die, which is not so.
A girl phoned me the other day and said... Come on over, there's nobody home. I went over. Nobody was home.
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